Tomioka's only resident stands looking out to sea.
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Fukushima fallout: The only resident near crippled plant

Five years ago, radiation from Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant forced residents of nearby town Tomioka to evacuate their homes.

Only a 56-year-old farmer has remained there.

A massive clean-up operation has taken place and authorities plan to lift the evacuation order shortly.

Fukushima home now uninhabitable

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  • 10 Mar 2016
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